Wholesale shipments of all RVs advanced 16.4% in March over the March total one year ago, rising to 33,678 units, the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) reported today (April 25).

The March total was 9.3% more than one month earlier and the best March shipments total since 2007, RVIA said in a written announcement.

March towable RVs were reported at 29,558 units, up 14.4% over March one year ago, while motorhomes grew 33.5% to 4,120 units.

Year to date, first quarter RV shipments tracked by RVIA have now climbed to 89,971 units, 13.3% ahead of this same period last year. This was the best start for RV shipments since 2007 with all towables reported at 78,846 units and ahead of last year by 11.2%.

All motorhome shipments did even better gaining 30.9% over first quarter last year in rising to 11,125 units.

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